December 3, 2015 Press Release
Calls Report “Good for Arkansas”
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Thursday (Dec. 3) upon passage of the conference report to accompany H.R. 22 – the Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015.
December 2, 2015 Press Release
Bill Modernizes America’s Energy Infrastructure
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) released the following statement Thursday (Dec. 3) after passage of H.R. 8, the North American Energy, Security, and Infrastructure Act of 2015.
December 1, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman issued the following statement Tuesday (Dec. 1) after passage of S.J.Res. 23 and S.J. Res. 24, resolutions which express congressional disapproval of the Obama administration’s greenhouse gas emissions rules.
November 19, 2015 Press Release
Bill Would Strengthen Background Checks on Syrian and Iraqi Refugees
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Thursday (Nov. 19) following his vote for the American SAFE Act of 2015, a bill authored by Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul in conjunction with six House committees. Congressman Westerman co-sponsored the bill along with 88 other House members.
November 16, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (Ar-04) issued the following statement condemning the Paris terror attacks, which left hundreds dead and injured Friday (Nov. 13).
November 5, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton—along with Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, Steve Womack and Bruce Westerman—are questioning the timing of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) release of its Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the Plains and Eastern Clean Line Transmission Project. In a letter sent Wednesday to DOE Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, members expressed concern because they have yet to receive answers to the questions asked in a September letter about the department’s potential partnership with the Clean Line project.
November 5, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Thursday (Nov. 5) upon House passage of S. 1356, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2016.
November 4, 2015 Press Release
Chief Petty Officer Adam Brown Was Killed In Action During Fire Fight With Taliban
Congressman Bruce Westerman(AR-04) introduced legislation Wednesday (Nov. 4) naming the downtown post office in Hot Springs National Park after Chief Petty Officer Adam Brown.
November 3, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) announced a series of mobile offices taking place Monday, Nov. 9 (all times central). The Fourth District's mobile offices assist constituents with Veterans benefits, Medicare, Social Security and other services involving the federal government.
November 2, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) released the following statement Monday (Nov. 2) in response to the Department of the Interior’s report finding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) actions directly led to the spill of three million gallons of toxic wastewater at the Gold King Mine in Colorado in August.